Fillers Endpiece

No hands

BMJ 2004; 329 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.329.7462.374-a (Published 12 August 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;329:374

I would like to see the day when somebody would be appointed surgeon somewhere who had no hands, for the operative part is the least part of the work.

Harvey Cushing. Letter to Dr Henry Christian,

20 November 1911

Syed Hasan, senior house officer in surgery,

Great Yarmouth

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